Bucket elevator

A bucket elevator consists of series of uniformly fed buckets mounted on an endless chain or belt which operate over head and foot wheels. The buckets are used to elevate (usually vertically) pulverized, granular, or lumpy materials. we can find 2 shape of that Z &C shape and vertical

Bucket elevators use an endless belt or chain to carry the buckets. Bulk material is spread into an inlet hopper. Buckets (or cups) dig into the material and convey it up and over the head sprocket/pulley, and then throw the material out a discharge throat

In PSC we have kind of Bucket elevator